The phrases “in the closet,” “coming out” and “outing” are euphemisms for lying about your sexual orientation, or telling the truth about it. They’re phrases I dislike, because they allow people to rationalize away the fact that “staying in the closet” is a fundamental dishonesty. It’s much easier to say, “I’m not out yet atRead on »
Archives: March 1998
There is a Law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait; but if he does not learn it he must perish.
— Alfred Adler
I was traveling with a circus, down a winding dirt road. It was a bright sunny day, and the grass was green. I was traveling in the cart with the puzzle girl, who twisted herself into a pretzel and got inside an ornate wooden puzzle box, which was carved on the sides and top inRead on »
Nixon: Watergate Clinton: Waterbed The President’s biggest fear… Nixon: The Cold War Clinton: The Cold Sore Complaints toward the President… Nixon: Carpet-Bombing Clinton: Carpet-Burns Their Vice-Presidents… Nixon: His was Greek Clinton: His is a Geek Presidential qualities… Nixon: Couldn’t stop Kissinger Clinton: Couldn’t stop kissing her Things the President couldn’t explain… Nixon: The missing 18-minutesRead on »